An unnamed Hong Kong businessman is coughing up 80 million yuan ($10 million) for a new studio in China's southern province of Guangzhou.
Onex Corp, the new majority owner of Loews Cineplex Entertainment,is considering taking Loews public, Onex chief executive Gerry Schwartz said following the company's annual general meeting last week.
The San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival has set three sidebar retros for its 50th edition.
"Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones" has been given a PG rating in the U.K., making it the first pic in the franchise not to receive a U certificate.
Work on four Kiwi films has halted as the production company making them struggles with money troubles.
Peter Parker picked a pair of winning weekends. Sony's "Spider-Man," the comix-adaptation about a young man and his amazing webbed feats, wowed once again with an estimated $72 million soph sesh…
The modern-day exhibition business in Thailand is only 10 years old, but it seems the terrible teens are setting in already.
Canuck auteur Atom Egoyan's latest film, "Ararat," hasn't even opened yet, but it's drawing considerable heat from the worldwide Turkish community, which disputes the director's views on the massacre…
The NFL and independent film festivals are seldom mentioned together, but a page borrowed from the league's playbook could lead to a big score in both publicity and paydays for several smaller fests.
Two Australian distribbers recently trumpeted that they had made their "largest financial contribution ever" to a feature film on their slate -- and in the process they have taken greater control of…
Spain's fragmented exhibition sector has taken a sharp step towards concentration. Two of the most powerful international exhibition loops, Warner Bros. Int. Theatres (WBIT) and United Cinemas Intl…